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2013-02-12 10:44:56

Negative stereotypes about boys may hinder their achievement, while assuring them that girls and boys are equally academic may help them achieve. From a very young age, children think boys are academically inferior to girls, and they believe adults think so, too. Even at these very young ages, boys' performance on an academic task is affected by messages that suggest that girls will do better than they will. Those are the conclusions of new research published in the journal Child...

2013-02-08 23:04:12

Van´s Gifts encourages Valentine´s Day gift givers to take advantage of special promotions including a romantic story contest and free shipping on the most popular St. Valentine´s Day gift selections in time for the holiday. Long Beach, CA (PRWEB) February 08, 2013 There are many stories of who St. Valentine was. One indicates Valentine was a priest that defied the law by marrying young men to their lovers in secret. In another story, Valentine was jailed for helping...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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